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Overview: The JVC KS-BTA200
Bluetooth adapter supports only JVC's Bluetooth-Ready car receivers. By using
this adapter, you can operate the following functions from your Bluetooth
compatible cellular phone wirelessly with your compatible JVC car receiver.
- Receiving a call: If you
receive al call, "Receiving Call", name and phone number appears on the
radio's display if applicable.
- Making a call: You can
make a call by entering a phone number from your JVC receiver.
- Calling from phonebook:
You can call a number from the phone-book in your connected cellular phone
using your JVC headunit; before using this function, transfer the phone-book
memory of your cellular phone to this unit.
- Calling by voice command:
If your cellular phone is equipped with the voice recognition system, you
can make a call by your voice using the supplied microphone.
- Calling from call histories:
This adapter has three kinds of call histories - redial, missed calls, and
received calls. You can make a call using these call histories through your
- Call Waiting: If your
cellular phone is equipped with the call waiting function, you can put the
current call on hold and answer the waiting call.
- Calling by preset numbers:
You can preset up to six phone numbers for one touch dialing from your JVC
- Receiving the SMS (Short
Message Service)/Text Message: If your cellular phone can use SMS and
Text Message, you can read the message on the display or monitor of your
Headunit Compatibility: The JVC KS-BTA200 Bluetooth adapter
is currently compatible with 2008-2010 Bluetooth-Ready JVC headunits.
Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth
is a short-range wireless radio communication technology for the mobile device
such as cellular phones, portable PCs and other devices. The Bluetooth devices
can be connected to one another without cables and communicate with each other.
To send or receive voice and data between this adapter and your Bluetooth
device, the units must be within 10 meters of each other.
Bluetooth Profile: The
Bluetooth 1.2 certified adapter supports the following Bluetooth profiles.
- HSP (Headset Profile)
- HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
- A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution
- AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control
- SPP (Serial Port Profile)
- OPP (Object Push Profile)
Pairing: When you connect a
Bluetooth device to your JVC receiver through this adapter for the first time,
you must pair the two units. Pairing allows Bluetooth devices to communicate to
each other. To pair the two units, you may need to enter the PIN code of your
Bluetooth device you want to connect. You can pair up to 5 Bluetooth devices to
Note: Not all Bluetooth devices will be compatible.
http://www.jvc-victor.co.jp/english/car/bluetooth/ for a complete
list of compatible Bluetooth enabled devices.
Auto Connect: You can set the
unit to connect to your Bluetooth device automatically when the receiver is
Auto Answer: You can set the
receiver to receive or reject incoming calls automatically.
Message Info: You can set the
receiver to ring and inform you of the arrival of the message when your receive
an SMS or Text Message.
Microphone Level: You can
adjust the supplied microphone volume from levels 1, 2 or 3.
Playback Bluetooth Audio:
The adapter allows your JVC headunit to playback audio wirelessly from your
Bluetooth compatible portable audio player and operate the following playback
options of your Bluetooth compatible portable audio player - Start Playback,
Pause, Forward Skip, Reverse Skip and Stop.
Connections: The Bluetooth
adapter is equipped with an attached 5 foot DIN-cable that connects to the
CD-changer port on the rear of your compatible JVC receiver. The Bluetooth
adapter also features a changer pass-through using a proprietary DIN-port
for so you can still keep or hookup a CD-changer, Satellite Radio tuner or iPod
interface to your JVC receiver. In addition, the Bluetooth adapter is equipped
with a 3.5mm minijack port where the supplied wired microphone plugs into.
Mounting: The JVC KS-BTA200
comes with four self-adhesive strips of velcro to attach the Bluetooth adapter
to any flat surface of your vehicle within 5 feet of your JVC receiver due to
cable length. The unit also comes with a strip of two-sided tape to secure the
microphone stand to a flat surface or you can clip the microphone stand to your
sun-visor. Once the microphone is secured onto the stand you can adjust the
angle of the microphone backward up to 65-degrees and forward up to 90-degrees.